The series primarily focuses on the daily lives of Victorian police officers working at a police station in the fictional small town of Mount Thomas.
Directed byChris Langman
S12:E01 - Mind Wide Open
A woman claims to be a victim of alien abduction. Then she says her neighbour has been abducted too and he confirms it. When senior constable says she has as well and a little boy goes missing, what is going on? P.J. does not believe it for one minute.
S12:E01B - Reasonable Doubt
The Heelers must deal with a child killer (Chris' nephew) who has been found not guilty by a jury. When he returns to Mt. Thomas and gets involved in a fight with a group of angry locals, Jonesy arrests him and clearly plans to mete out his own form of justice, in spite of opposition from his colleagues. With the mob out for blood, the acquitted man is sheltered at the station as an armed standoff errupts at the Imperial.
S12:E04 - Yesterday's Hero
A footballer returns home and tries to make a fresh start but is turned down and has many people against him. Susie has a date with him and this clashes with her relationship with Jonesy, over and over again. Who is committing the burglaries and what about the evidence the police find?
S12:E05 - The Cull
A meeting about culling kangaroos takes place after Susie and Jonesy come across carnage of a lot of animals slaughtered with a high powered assault rifle, leaving the area like a battlefield. This will bring two men against each other who served in the same platoon in the Vietnam war and both men have secrets to hide, that will lead the outspoken Jonesy, to do something drastic before he truly understands something of the situation.
S12:E06 - Life of the Party (Pt. 1)
There a drug problem again and Joney's brother is in town chasing it up. The police seem to have leads but explosions and evidence adds further proof. But Jonesy and his brother are at serious odds over this and with Joney's big 30th birthday coming up, the big guns are called out.
S12:E07 - Life of the Party (Pt. 2)
The Jones family are reeling from the shock of what has happened. Susie tries to help, whilst there is still the matter of the drugs issue to deal with and blame is shifting once again and this will enrage Jonesy even more. The real culprits will be found but the police will have a job making one of them get justice they deserve.
S12:E08 - Keeping Mum
A man shot dead and an 11 year-old boy stealing from a car shop, have something in common. Jo tries to do a good turn and it will raise a whole lot of questions about parenting. Things will not be as simple as it seems and it will be hard on Jo and P.J.
S12:E09 - Payback
Whilst on patrol, Susie discharges her firearm and shoots Ben. Inspector Falcon-Price and ESD are called in to investigate and further investigations are not going well to prove that it was an accident, as the past history between Susie and Ben over Brad is looked into.
S12:E10 - Echoes
Jo and P.J. take the plunge, but its a case of a teacher and his female students that Maggie never got to deal with, has P.J. thinking about Maggie when awake and when asleep. This makes Jo question their recent decision and case of the teacher and his female students will make P.J. say what he truly believes.
S12:E11 - End of Innocence
Old ladies are being bashed and Clancy's detective work is very helpful. Clancy is then a target and then Tom and Jo are threatened. When incidents occur, a local criminal family are blamed and Grace just can't see the problem the same way Tom does. And threats by more people to 'get the police' are coming thick and fast.
S12:E12 - Headless Chooks
In the aftermath of the bomb explosion that destroyed the station, everyone is coming to grips with the lost lives and the new people stepping in. Nick Shultz turns up as part of the investigating team from the city. Tom is distressed that Grace is missing, and no-one can find her; he's sure the Baxters had something to do with her disappearance, but PJ suspects someone else.
S12:E13 - A Time for Mourning
Old coppers are investigating assaults on women, leaving the new coppers to deal with an old man who believes he has been robbed and someone may be after him. The rest of the police are trying to get the new offices in order, and there is a lot of anger around.
S12:E14 - Pigs Will Fly
There's no rest as a suspected bomb is found at the new police station. Tom lays down his orders. As the investigation seems to get closer and provide answers and the new recruits have to deal with a worrying break-in. And there are more deaths to come.
S12:E15 - Life Goes On
As it seems Tom has lost it in his search to find the bomber, P.J. enlists Susan's help and there is more destructive acts of violence to come. A young girl goes into labour in the public restrooms, so Susie and Jonesy have to act fast.
S12:E18 - Bring It On
Joss suspects something is wrong at a golf club and has a bet with Kelly over work. Tom and Jonesy have heated words over Jonesy's relationship with Donna and her story is full of holes, but is there any truth to it?
S12:E19 - Pillow Talk
Donna is forthcoming with information but Jonesy has to get help so he asks Amy. Red herrings occur and Inspector Falcon-Price turns up wanting answers. Meanwhile a tape goes missing that's crucial for a case. Ben and Susie have to talk about their relationship.